Human capital in urban management
The relationship between technology and economic growth: The moderating role of human capital

M. Pourehtesham

Volume 7, Issue 4 , October 2022, , Pages 560-570

  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Most economists believe that the lack of investment in manpower is the cause of low economic growth in developing countries, and as long as these countries do not use their knowledge to improve their professional skills, the return on labor and capital will remain at a low ...  Read More

Sustainable urban infrastructure
Is there a connection between tariffs and economic growth? A computable general equilibrium analysis based on the Global Trade Analysis Project model

S.Sh. Hossain; H. Delin; M. Mingying

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2022, , Pages 383-392

  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Tariff policy has a significant impact on a country's economic progress. The primary objective of this paper was to describe the construction of the Computable General Equilibrium (CGE) model and then analyze the economic impacts among simulated countries by introducing policy ...  Read More

Sustainable urban infrastructure
Comparison and analysis of tariff reduction of infrastructural sectors and its economic impact: ACGE approach

S.Sh. Hossain; H. Delin

Volume 6, Issue 3 , July 2021, , Pages 253-262

  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE: The reduction of tariffs in Public infrastructure sectors is believed to be one of the key factors in addressing the socio-economic challenges of high unemployment, income inequality, and poverty. The primary objective of this paper is to design a general equilibrium model for ...  Read More

Climate change effects on economic growth: mixed empirical evidence

C. Belford; D. Huang; E. Ceesay; Y.N. Ahmed; R.H. Jonga

Volume 5, Issue 2 , April 2020, , Pages 99-110

  West Africa is vulnerable to the effects of climate change. This paper analyzed the impacts of climate change on economic growth in Anglophone West Africa with similar background, during the periods 1969-2016. Five growth model equations have been developed to incorporate climate change variables into ...  Read More

Urban ecology and related environmental concerns
Effect of financial development and institutional quality on the environmental degradation in developed and developing countries

M. Batool; Y. Jehan; N. Hayat

Volume 5, Issue 2 , April 2020, , Pages 111-124

  Environmental pollutants have become a dreadful problem and burning issues for the present world irrespective of a country who is responsible for it. The objective of the study is to investigate impact of financial development and institutional quality on environmental degradation. The study is based ...  Read More